Joined Aug 29 2013
My real name is Eileen Matias and I am an artist who works in colored pencil and linocut prints. I am a graduate of the University of Akron in with a BFA in Graphic Design. My focus in art is on conservation of animals, the earth, and of people. I am a volunteer with the Humane Society of Greater Akron, the Akron Zoo and the Sierra Club. Many of my subjects are from the Cleveland and Akron Zoo. I live in Akron. I am a member of Artists of Rubber City and Society of Animal Artists.